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    • Abies concolor
    • Abies concolor lowiana
    • Abies lowiana
    • Abies lowiana lowiana
    • Abies lowiana viridula
  • English
    • Sierra White Fir
    • White silver fir
    • White Fir
  • Spanish
    • abeto

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What

White Fir Abies concolor

Observer

garyg

Date

April 2, 2014

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Observer

c_michael_hogan

Date

March 30, 2014

Description

This fir was about twenty five meters in height. The cone is characteristic for this conifer, but has been chewed by some creature.

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Observer

vedran_lastovcic

Date

March 24, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

White Fir Abies concolor

Observer

justin2

Date

February 17, 2014 11:00 AM PST

Description

White fir needles

Photos / Sounds

What

White Fir Abies concolor

Observer

sjordan1

Date

October 1, 2013

Description

California white fir, San Gabriel Mountains, at Kelly Camp on the north slope of Bighorn Peak; in subalpine forest with sugar and lodgepole pine, elevation appx. 7800'

Photos / Sounds

What

White Fir Abies concolor

Observer

chauncey

Date

November 1, 2013 11:07 AM PDT

Description

Diameter greater then 1.5 meters

Photos / Sounds

What

White Fir Abies concolor

Observer

john8

Date

September 17, 2011 02:18 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

White Fir Abies concolor

Observer

garyg

Date

September 13, 2013

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

White Fir Abies concolor

Observer

chauncey

Date

September 8, 2013 02:11 PM PDT

Description

"Big Den". At 1.5 meters above the ground, the trunk is > 2 meters in diam.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

White Fir Abies concolor

Observer

chauncey

Date

September 8, 2013 02:38 PM PDT

Description

In an area about 10 meter diameter, more than 50 white fir cones were laying around, stems apparently chewed/cut. None looked eaten or dismantled. What's up with that?

Photos / Sounds

What

White Fir Abies concolor

Observer

scottmo

Date

August 15, 2013 09:14 AM MDT

Photos / Sounds

What

White Fir Abies concolor

Observer

kaitlin

Date

August 14, 2013 03:01 PM PDT

Description

SCRE 4

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Description from Wikipedia

White fir (Abies concolor) is a fir native to the mountains of western North America, occurring at elevations of 900-3,400 m (2,952-11,154 ft). It is a medium to large evergreen coniferous tree growing to 25–60 m (80-197 ft) tall and with a trunk diameter of up to 2 m (6.5 ft). It is popular as an ornamental landscaping tree and as a Christmas Tree. It is sometimes known as a Concolor fir.

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Conservation Summary

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